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CollectionsYour library (2,511)


Tagsearly modern (85), astronomy (47), science (33), book history (30), instruments (20), medieval (17), museums (13), collecting (11), speculative fiction (11), religion (9) — see all tags

MediaNot set (16), Book (2,493), Paper Book (2,451), Audiobook (2), Ebook (38), Other (2), Software (1)

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About meI'm a historian of science with particular interests in early modern astronomy and cosmology, scientific instruments, history of the book, historiography, and history of collecting, museums and display. The work section of my library also reflects my more general teaching: early modern European history and the science and technology of warfare.

About my libraryConsists of my work library (see above), good modern fiction, some classics, run of the mill crime fiction and speculative fiction that ranges from the truly shocking to the superior.


Favorite authorsRobertson Davies, Anthony Grafton (Shared favorites)


Favorite librariesBritish Library, Cambridge University Library, The Huntington Library, Whipple Library, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge

Account typepublic, lifetime

URLs /profile/Adam_Mosley (profile)
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Member sinceApr 8, 2011

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